Society depends on a stable and well-functioning financial system for us to be able to pay, save and borrow money. The system must be safe, efficient and able to withstand disturbances without braking down. Norges Bank is the core of this system, and performs tasks that counteract imbalances and contribute to the system being stable and efficient.
Norges Bank is currently investigating whether Norway should introduce publicly available electronic money issued by the central bank - also known as central bank digital currency. In Norwegian only at present.